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Barbara Bergmann

Barbara Rose Bergmann (20 July 1927 – 5 April 2015) was an important feminist economist. Her work covers many topics from childcare and gender issues to poverty and Social Security. Bergmann was a co-founder and President of the International Association for Feminist Economics, a trustee of the Economists for Peace and Security, and Professor Emerita of Economics at the University of Maryland and American University.

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[On affirmative action:] Universities give a boost in admissions for other factors besides race, fac ...

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The liberation of women from exclusive domesticity did not originate in feminist books, or a war, or ...

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To be a housewife is to be a member of a very peculiar occupation, one with characteristics like no ...

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